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    Q550: How do I dispose of unwanted ammunition/firearms?

    If you have unwanted section 1 ammunition then there are various ways of disposing of it:

    • surrender at your local police station
    • through a registered firearms dealer
    • through another authorised firearm certificate holder

    You must NOT dispose of it yourself.

    Please note that all calls to police involving firearms are treated as if it is a genuine firearm so be aware that if you do wave an imitation firearm around you could find yourself surrounded by firearms officers pointing real weapons at you.

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